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Job Ref No. ECC2432-87S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Band 2
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 24/01/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 31.01.2020  

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Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust

Are seeking to appoint Support Assistant

Fixed Term Contract until 31st December 2020

Based at Thameside Primary School, Manor Road, Grays Essex, RM17 6EF

Required: ASAP

Salary: Band 2

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm (1 hour unpaid lunch break) 32.5 hours per week, term time only

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust wishes to appoint a Support Assistant to provide clerical, project management support and IT support to the school under the supervision of the Support Officer at Thameside Primary School. As a Support Assistant you will be responsible for a range of secretarial, IT and administrative tasks, as well as ensuring the IT equipment is checked, clean, functioning and in the right place at the right time.

Other duties include:

• Provide IT and clerical support ensuring accuracy and confidentiality at all times

• To answer and direct telephone enquiries

• Provide administrative support, e.g. photocopying, typing, filing, data input and data gathering

• To retrieve and update information on manual and computer based systems

• Attend meetings and training sessions as required

• Liaise with schools & staff to provide & gather information

• Ensure all IT equipment is clean and fit for purpose

Manage requests for IT equipment and resources to support learning

Collecting and storing IT equipment and materials safely

Maintain IT equipment; undertake basic repairs and basic modifications reporting all damage to the Network Manager

The successful candidate will be expected to have a good level of Maths and English

Application forms available from Miss Abbie Stonehouse- HR/Recruitment Assistant

Email: Telephone: 01375 648905

Closing date: 24/01/2020 Interviews: 31/01/2020

Information about the School

Thameside Primary is a rapidly expanding School which serves a diverse community. A commitment to equal oportunities and inclusion is essential.

Thameside is part of Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust who have four primary schools.Our schools' ethos is based on the Co-operative values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and sharing a sense of collective responsibility for supporting each other. The Trust schools are based in Thurrock, a semi-rural location with excellent transport links to London.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Trina Hilliard
Thameside Primary
Manor Road, Grays
Essex, RM17 6EF
Telephone: 01375 372188

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